Middle East


Kurds’ ambitions caught in power games

Author:  Wed, 2019-01-09 22:24 BEIRUT: They always anticipated US support would run out, but President Donald Trump’s abrupt decision to rapidly pull US forces out of northeast Syria has nevertheless stunned the Kurds there, who for the past three years have … read more

Kurds capture 8 extremists including US teenager

Author:  Associated Press ID:  1547051067300777900 Wed, 2019-01-09 (All day) BEIRUT: A Syrian Kurdish militia says its fighters have captured eight foreign fighters with the Daesh group in eastern Syria, including an American teenager. The force known as the People’s Protection … read more